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CANCELLED: UNC Opera: Ordo Virtutum | SBC Series

April 9, 2022 @ 8:00 pm - 8:40 pm

9 square images of closed eyes with trees overlaid on the image in different exposures of red, green, and white. Credit: Tama Hochbaum

Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, this weekend’s performances of Ordo Virtutum have been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope you can join us next Saturday, April 16 for one of our three free performances at CAM Raleigh at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 PM. Click here for more details on the CAM Raleigh performances.



UNC Opera Workshop, directed by Marc Callahan
Visual works by artist Tama Hochbaum and additional music by composer Allen Anderson



Ordo Virtutum (1151) by Hildegard von Bingen

A soul that must cross the threshold to walk among the blistering sins of the flesh—where are her knights? Who are those fierce warriors that appear like clouds to save her from despair? These are the visions of Hildegard von Bingen. Known as Saint Hildegard and Sibyl of the Rhine, she was a German Benedictine abbess and polymath, prolific writer, composer, philosopher, mystic, visionary, medical writer, and feminist during the High Middle Ages.

Seating is available for 80 attendees. Running time: 40 minutes.

This performance is a special preview of the performances that will take place at the Contemporary Art Museum Raleigh on April 16th at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 PM. Click here for more details on the CAM Raleigh performances.



$10 general admission, $5 students & UNC faculty/staff

Tickets for this performance may be purchased online here or at the door.


Featured image credit: Tama Hochbaum. This performance is part of the Scholarship Benefit Concert series.


April 9, 2022
8:00 pm - 8:40 pm
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Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall
125 S. Columbia St
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

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